The SAGE Metro Detroit staff and board of directors is a diverse group of committed, caring individuals.
Angela Perone, Director
Angela “Angie” Perone is the Director of SAGE Metro Detroit. She is an attorney and researcher. Prior to joining SAGE, she served as a staff attorney at the National Center for Lesbian Rights where she oversaw its LGBT Elder Law Program and helped start one of the first transgender-specific elder law clinics.
She currently serves on Michigan State’s Advisory Council on Aging and is pursuing a Ph.D in social work and sociology at the University of Michigan.
Contact Angie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Judith Lewis, Training and Education Coordinator
Judith “Judy” Lewis is the Training and Education Coordinator of SAGE Metro Detroit. She has spent many years working with care givers and older adults, providing information and tools for creating a welcoming community for diverse populations.
Her work includes training and advocacy workshops to both faith-based and secular organizations, including Henry Ford Hospital, U of M School of Social Work, and the American Federation of Teachers/Detroit. She has presented seminars for the Area Agency on Aging Statewide Conference and the Judith Wahlberg Conference.
Contact Judy at email@example.com
Kathleen LaTosch, Chair
Pat Baldwin, Vice Chair
Shelby Patterson, Secretary
Cornelius Wilson, Treasurer
Michael Bartus, Board Member
Kathryn Bartz, Board Member
Joe Cadovich, Board Member
Claire Coughlin, Board Member
Jay Kaplan, Board Member
Andrea Mulheisen, Board Member
Phillip O’Jibway, Board Member
Jim Sechelski, Board Member
Lyndsey Sleek-Ristich, Board Member
Misha Stallworth, Board Member